The is the first election after the Panvel municipality was formed in October last year.
The Shiv Sena has controlled the BMC for the last two decades with the BJP remaining a junior partner. But Sena’s game plan to go alone in its bastion appeared to have failed to pay off.
BJP leader Girish Bapat credited the BJP-led governments at the Centre and State for its grand showing in Pune.
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Protest in mayor’s office in morning, GBM in afternoon, then again in civic HQ.
The re-appointment of Rajya Sabha MP Vandana Chavan has not gone well with a faction of leaders. As a protest, they have been staying away from party meetings raising concern among the top leadership.
The Shiv Sena candidate was supported by the BJP and smaller groups of the ruling alliance in the state who ensured a massive defeat of Davkhare.
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The NCP leaders said they will have to get chairman of the state legislature council Ramraje Nimbalkar re-elected. His term is coming to an end in June.
The civic administration had prioritised the NCCS centre on the Baner land over police wireless department quarters.
With a little more than six months left for the civic elections, the bypolls were effected due to the disqualification of Shetty.
The previous Congress-NCP government had allotted 7,900 homes to mill workers in Mumbai.
The resolution would come up for discussion on April 20.
The NCP’s Mumbai chief Sachin Ahir said that the protest is aimed at challenging the government’s ‘callousness’ towards resolving Mumbai’s infrastructural problems and challenges.
Says money meant for the poor was used to purchase luxury cars for NCP office-bearers.